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Jun 22, 2017

Defense bill would limit implementation of nuclear arms treaty with Russia

The annual defense policy bill would limit the implementation of an arms treaty with Russia after Democrats failed to remove the provision in a subcommittee markup Thursday.

Jun 1, 2017

Congressman Garamendi’s Statement on the Trump Administration Abandoning the Paris Accord on Climate Change

The world and Trump should know that California, the world's 6th biggest economy, will continue to lead in reducing greenhouse gasses.

May 31, 2017

Can Congress establish a backup for GPS before it's too late?

The U.S. Coast Guard Authorization Act is up for renewal in Congress, and a provision in the House proposal would require the establishment of a backup for the Global Positioning System (GPS) called “eLoran.” The proposal could help to end almost 20 years of back and forth between administrations and Congress.

May 25, 2017

Congressman Garamendi Statement on Appeals Court Travel Ban Ruling

“The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals made the right decision in upholding a lower court ruling that blocked the implementation of President Trump’s travel ban from six predominately Muslim countries."

May 25, 2017

Lawmakers urge debate on Afghanistan war

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is demanding a congressional debate on the Afghanistan War as President Trump weighs whether to send more troops into the 15-year-old conflict.

May 18, 2017

Congressman Garamendi reacts on CNN to appointment of Mueller: May 17, 2017

Congressman John Garamendi, a member of the House Armed Services Committee, joins Wolf Blitzer on CNN's Situation Room

May 17, 2017

Garamendi’s Statement on Appointment of Former FBI Director Robert Mueller to Serve as Special Counsel in Russia Probe

"While the special counsel and his team will probe any potential criminal violations, we need a separate public process to understand how we can protect our democracy from future meddling."

May 16, 2017

Congressman Garamendi’s Statement on Reports that President Trump Asked Former FBI Director Comey to Halt Investigation into Former National Security Advisor Flynn

“Seemingly every day, we learn a new revelation that further convinces any fair-minded observer that America must have an independent, nonpartisan investigation and a special prosecutor."